YOUR DREAM IS MY GOAL
Owning your own home is the dream of sixty percent of the population. Accomplishing that dream can be one of the most complicated, time consuming, frustrating, and rewarding journeys of a lifetime. Enter Mary Valley, realtor and dream chaser. Born and raised on the north side of Chicago Mary has had an interest in real estate, housing stock and short sales since a young age. She has also chased and accomplished many of her dreams from joining the Peace Corps to becoming a realtor. A teacher and fundraiser in her past careers Mary now works full time making dreams happen for others as a realtor.
Working first as an investor buying, renting, and selling her own properties Mary focused her efforts and built her expertise on the swelling short sale and foreclosure market. Developing a team of professionals who offered compassion, expertise, and a bevy of additional resources Mary guided homeowner facing the challenge of remaining in their home or moving to a new stage in their lives. She also used her experience as an investor to guide those whose dream was to be in investor.
As the real estate market again shifts this time to a more normal market Mary is spending more time monitoring the market for her buyers and sellers. Pricing to sell is key to a sellers overall satisfaction; understanding a fair offer key to a buyer’s success; and in the ever increasing speed at which we all move through life having a trusted partner who is your eyes and ears makes the journey faster & easier. If you are looking for someone who knows the housing stock, understands the factors that affect the market, knows how to negotiate on your behalf, Mary is the person to help you accomplish your homeownership dream be it your first home, moving up to a new lifestyle, moving down to your retirement home or becoming a real estate investor.